18 notecards = 5 pages (4 cards per page)
2) Yellow bone marrow contains a large percentage of ________.
3) The cell responsible for secreting the matrix of bone is the ________.
4) What kind of tissue is the forerunner of long bones in the embryo?
A) elastic connective tissue
6) A fracture in the shaft of a bone would be a break in the ________.
12) The most abundant skeletal cartilage type is ________.
14) The structural unit of compact bone is ________.
15) Bones are covered and lined by a protective tissue called
periosteum. The inner (osteogenic)
A) cartilage and compact bone
16) The periosteum is secured to the underlying bone by dense connective tissue called ________.
A) Volkmannʹs canals
17) The canal that runs through the core of each osteon (the
Haversian canal) is the site of
A) cartilage and interstitial lamellae
18) The small spaces in bone tissue that are holes in which osteocytes live are called ________.
20) The process of bones increasing in width is known as ________.
A) closing of the epiphyseal plate
21) Bones are constantly undergoing resorption for various reasons.
Which of the following cells
22) Which hormone increases osteoclast activity to release more
calcium ions into the
23) Vertebrae are considered ________ bones.
27) Cranial bones develop ________.
A) from cartilage models
32) In the epiphyseal plate, cartilage grows ________.
A) by pulling the diaphysis toward the epiphysis
33) Spongy bones are made up of a framework called ________.
34) Osteogenesis is the process of ________.
A) making a cartilage model of the fetal bone